January 2017
6th Annual Winter Wine Classic - Santa Barbara, CA
5:00 PM to 7:30 PM     Sat, Jan 21, 2017
Venue: The Fess Parker Resort Pavilion - Santa Barbara, CA

Santa Barbara, one of America’s most beautiful cities and the capital of Southern California’s wine country, will become the epicenter of the California wine world on Saturday, January 21, 2017. That’s when one of the largest gatherings of the California’s ultra-elite winemaking masters will assemble for the 6th annual “Winter Wine Classic” presented at the luxurious The Fess Parker Resort. Enjoy the most highly coveted wines from over 40 different wineries along with food samples from local restaurants and a commemorative wine glass. 

Fess Parker Winery will be sharing our favorite single vineyard Pinot Noir's and Syrah's along with a taste of Epiphany. Come by our table and say HI! 

Venue: THE FESS PARKER – A DOUBLETREE BY HILTON RESORT 
633 East Cabrillo Boulevard,
Santa Barbara, California,93103
Tel: 1-805-564-4333
 
Tickets are $90/$110 for VIP - For more info or to purchase tickets please click HERE  

Texas R & Detour - Central Market Tasting ~ Dallas
3:00 PM to 6:00 PM     Thu, Jan 26, 2017
Venue: Central Market, Dallas TX

The “R & Detour" is making its way through the Lone Star State to promote our new restaurant “The Bear and Star”, opening Spring of 2017, at the Fess Parker Wine Country Inn. Chef John Cox, formerly of Sierra Mar at Post Ranch Inn and La Bicyclette in Carmel, will be at the helm of this new family venture that will be built around “refined ranch cuisine” sourcing locally produced ingredients, celebrating the best of Santa Barbara wine country along with a traditional Texas BBQ influence. Chef Cox, along with members of the Parker Family will be barnstorming their way across Texas with a 30-foot BBQ-Smoker trailer they have purchased for the new restaurant.

We invite you to join us on our Texas “R & Detour" for a special tasting with Ashley Parker Snider. Ashley will be in-store hosting a tasting of some of our current releases as well as signing bottles.  Please come on by, sample a couple a wines and say hello to Ashley in person.

Central Market
5750 E. Lovers Lane
Dallas, TX 75206
214-234-7000

Texas R & Detour - Central Market Tasting ~ Fort Worth
3:00 PM to 6:00 PM     Fri, Jan 27, 2017
Venue: Central Market - Fort Worth, TX

The “R & Detour" is making its way through the Lone Star State to promote our new restaurant “The Bear and Star”, opening Spring of 2017, at the Fess Parker Wine Country Inn. Chef John Cox, formerly of Sierra Mar at Post Ranch Inn and La Bicyclette in Carmel, will be at the helm of this new family venture that will be built around “refined ranch cuisine” sourcing locally produced ingredients, celebrating the best of Santa Barbara wine country along with a traditional Texas BBQ influence. Chef Cox, along with members of the Parker Family will be barnstorming their way across Texas with a 30-foot BBQ-Smoker trailer they have purchased for the new restaurant.

We invite you to join us on our Texas “R & Detour" for a special tasting with Ashley Parker Snider. Ashley will be in-store hosting a tasting of some of our current releases as well as signing bottles. Chef John will have the smoker fired up in the parking lot and will be shuttling in fabulously prepared small bites to pair perfectly with Fess Parker wines.  We’ll be on property all afternoon so please come by and say hello to the team! 

Central Market
4651 West Fwy 
Fort Worth, TX 76107
817-989-4700

Fess Parker Wine Club Member Pick Up Party
11:00 AM to 1:00 PM     Sat, Jan 28, 2017 - Sun, Jan 29, 2017
Venue: Fess Parker Winery & Vineyard
Contact: Jessica 800-841-1104, jreid@fessparker.com

Wine Club Members, come by the Tasting Room Saturday, January 28th (Sorry, Saturday is SOLD OUT) OR Sunday, January 29th from 11am to 1pm and enjoy a sneak peek of the new releases in your shipment! Chef Barrett will be preparing gourmet pizza out of our Chicago brick pizza oven for you to savor while you enjoy live music on the terrace. Join us at the Wine Club Pick-up Party for a day of delicious food, lively entertainment and of course great wine!

Tickets are $10 per person with a maximum of two tickets per Wine Club Member. Limited to 125 members.

Reservations can be made online by clicking HERE or by emailing Jessica at jreid@fessparker.com or calling her at 800-841-1104

Dress is casual.

**Note: Cancellations must be made 48 hours in advance to receive a refund

Texas R & Detour - Perini Steakhouse Demonstration Dinner ~ Buffalo Gap
5:00 PM to 7:00 PM     Sat, Jan 28, 2017
Venue: Perini Ranch Steakhouse - Buffalo Gap, TX

The “R & Detour" is making its way through the Lone Star State to promote our new restaurant “The Bear and Star”, opening Spring of 2017, at the Fess Parker Wine Country Inn. Chef John Cox, formerly of Sierra Mar at Post Ranch Inn and La Bicyclette in Carmel, will be at the helm of this new family venture that will be built around “refined ranch cuisine” sourcing locally produced ingredients, celebrating the best of Santa Barbara wine country along with a traditional Texas BBQ influence. Chef Cox, along with members of the Parker Family will be barnstorming their way across Texas with a 30-foot BBQ-Smoker trailer they have purchased for the new restaurant.

This one is not to be missed!  A dear friend of the winery and James Beard Award winner, Tom Perini, will team up with Chef John Cox to present the best Texas BBQ alongside Santa Maria, CA smoked Tri-Tip to create a very memorable meal. They will share some of their techniques and tips along the way.  Moderator for the evening will be Daniel Vaughn, BBQ Editor for Texas Monthly Magazine. Oh, and some fantastic Fess Parker wines will be presented by Ashley and Tim, too!

Check the PeriniRanch.com site for more information.

Perini Ranch Steakhouse
3002 Highway 89
Buffalo Gap, TX  79508
325-572-3339

Fess Parker Wine Club Member Pick Up Party
11:00 AM to 1:00 PM     Sun, Jan 29, 2017
Venue: Fess Parker Winery & Vineyard
Contact: Jessica 800-841-1104, jreid@fessparker.com

Wine Club Members, come by the Tasting Room Sunday, January 29th from 11am to 1pm and enjoy a sneak peek of the new releases in your shipment! Chef Barrett will be preparing gourmet pizza out of our Chicago brick pizza oven for you to savor while you enjoy live music on the terrace. Join us at the Wine Club Pick-up Party for a day of delicious food, lively entertainment and of course great wine!

Tickets are $10 per person with a maximum of two tickets per Wine Club Member. Limited to 125 members.

Reservations can be made online by clicking HERE or by emailing Jessica at jreid@fessparker.com or calling her at 800-841-1104

Dress is casual.

**Note: Cancellations must be made 48 hours in advance to receive a refund

February 2017
Texas "R & Detour" Central Market Tasting ~ Austin, TX
3:00 PM to 6:00 PM     Thu, Feb 2, 2017
Venue: Central Market at Westgate, Austin, TX

The “R & Detour" is making its way through the Lone Star State to promote our new restaurant “The Bear and Star”, opening Spring of 2017, at the Fess Parker Wine Country Inn. Chef John Cox, formerly of Sierra Mar at Post Ranch Inn and La Bicyclette in Carmel, will be at the helm of this new family venture that will be built around “refined ranch cuisine” sourcing locally produced ingredients, celebrating the best of Santa Barbara wine country along with a traditional Texas BBQ influence. Chef Cox, along with members of the Parker Family will be barnstorming their way across Texas with a 30-foot BBQ-Smoker trailer they have purchased for the new restaurant.

We invite you to join us on our Texas “R & Detour" for a special tasting with Ashley Parker Snider. Ashley will be in-store hosting a tasting of some of our current releases as well as signing bottles. Chef John will have the smoker fired up in the parking lot and will be shuttling in fabulously prepared small bites to pair perfectly with Fess Parker wines.  We’ll be on property all afternoon so please come by and say hello to the team! 

Central Market at Westgate

4477 S. Lamar Blvd. 

Austin, TX 78745

512-899-4300

7th Annual Mardi Gras Big Easy Release Party
11:00 AM to 2:00 PM     Sat, Feb 25, 2017
Venue: Fess Parker Winery & Vineyard
Contact: Jessica 800-841-1104, jreid@fessparker.com

We’re bringing the spirit of Mardi Gras to Los Olivos for the day with the 7th Annual Big Easy Release Party. Join us for a taste of
the newest Big Easy vintage, Mardi Gras inspired fare, Carnival atmosphere and a festive surprise or two along the way.

Tickets are $50 per person or $35 per Wine Club Member – Limited to 80 people

Dress is casual layers with a Mardi Gras flair.

Reservations can be made online by clicking HERE or by emailing Jessica at jreid@fessparker.com or calling her at 800-841-1104

Note: Cancellations must be made 48 hours in advance to receive a refund.

March 2017
Rhone Rangers ~ Los Angeles, CA
3:00 PM to 5:30 PM     Sat, Mar 25, 2017
Venue: Civic Center Studios - Los Angeles, CA

The Rhone Rangers ride into Los Angeles on Saturday, March 25, 2017 with wineries pouring their American-grown Rhone wines at the Civic Center Studios. The one-day event includes a new winemaker luncheon, seminar and a grand tasting with a new VIP section. It’s the largest tasting of Rhone wines in Los Angeles.

Civic Center Studios

207 S. Broadway

Los Angeles, CA  90012

For more details or to purchase tickets please click HERE

April 2017
Fess Parker Winery Spring Family Lunch
11:30 AM to 1:30 PM     Fri, Apr 7, 2017
Venue: Fess Parker Winery & Vineyard
Contact: Jessica 800-841-1104, jreid@fessparker.com

Spring is a magical time in our valley. It’s the best time to enjoy some green vistas and learn about what is happening in the vineyard. Lunch will include a brief vineyard tour explaining the intricacies of flowering, bud break, trellis systems and more. Our winemaking team will then give you a sneak peek at future releases with an opportunity to do a little barrel tasting. Lunch, the main event, will feature a seasonal wine country/family style meal. Members of the Parker family, winemaking team and tasting room consultants will be on hand to enjoy the seasonal creations paired with a wide selection of our single vineyard wines.

Tickets are $70 per person or $48 per Wine Club Member - Limited to 20 guests

Purchase tickets HERE or reservations can be made with Jessica by email at jreid@fessparker.com or by phone at 800-841-1104 

Dress is casual.

Note: Cancellations must be made 48 hours in advance to receive a refund.

Fess Parker Winery Spring Family Lunch
11:30 AM to 1:30 PM     Fri, Apr 21, 2017
Venue: Fess Parker Winery & Vineyard
Contact: Jessica 800-841-1104, jreid@fessparker.com

Spring is a magical time in our valley. It’s the best time to enjoy some green vistas and learn about what is happening in the vineyard. Lunch will include a brief vineyard tour explaining the intricacies of flowering, bud break, trellis systems and more. Our winemaking team will then give you a sneak peek at future releases with an opportunity to do a little barrel tasting. Lunch, the main event, will feature a seasonal wine country/family style meal. Members of the Parker family, winemaking team and tasting room consultants will be on hand to enjoy the seasonal creations paired with a wide selection of our single vineyard wines.

Tickets are $70 per person or $48 per Wine Club Member - Limited to 20 guests

Purchase tickets HERE or reservations can be made with Jessica by email at jreid@fessparker.com or by phone at 800-841-1104 

Dress is casual.

Note: Cancellations must be made 48 hours in advance to receive a refund.

18th Annual Wine Club Member Release Day BBQ
11:00 AM to 3:00 PM     Fri, Apr 28, 2017 - Sun, Apr 30, 2017
Venue: Fess Parker Winery & Vineyard

SAVE THE DATE for our 18th Annual Wine Club Member Release Day Barbecue! - More details to follow! 

Please select 1 of three days to attend: Friday, April 28th •Saturday, April 29th • Sunday, April 30th, 2017 • 11:00am to 3:00pm     

Try our newly released wines * Barbecue by Plemmon’s Catering * Live Music 

Tickets can be purchased HERE ~ Formal invitations will be sent out in March. We look forward to seeing you!

REMINDER: This is a 21 years and older event held exclusively for our Wine Club Member plus one.

Please contact Elaina at 888-877-3335 for details on Release Day Packages available at the Fess Parker Wine Country Inn!

Note: Cancellations must be made 48 hours in advance to receive a refund.

 

June 2017
Rhone Rangers ~ San Francisco, CA
3:00 PM to 5:30 PM     Sat, Jun 10, 2017
Venue: Golden Gate Club at the Presidio - San Francisco, CA

The Rhone Rangers ride into San Francisco on Saturday, June 10, 2017 with wineries pouring their American-grown Rhone wines at the Golden Gate Club at the Presidio. Join us for the grand tasting. It’s the largest tasting of Rhone wines in San Francisco.

Golden Gate Club at the Presidio

135 Fisher Loop

San Fancisco, CA  94129

 

For more info or to purchase tickets please click HERE